The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Sony Corporation.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sony
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing Sony 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £23,750
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +53.68%
Sony
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 74 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 46.86% 35.24% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65 61 107
Average salary £37,500 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.01% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -